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All Being Well: Introduction to the World of Wellness

Written by: Alice Fraser
Length: 2 hrs
4.4 out of 5 stars (36 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

We’ve all heard the word wellness, but what does it actually mean? Why is the concept of wellness so popular right now? And why is the wellness industry booming? In this series the comedian Alice Fraser goes on a quest to find out.

On the way she meets the three guys known as the so-called fathers of wellness, she takes part in a yoga class with a social media influencer and she chats to two scientists carrying out a landmark study on the meaning and measurement of wellbeing. The series also offers practical tips on how to navigate the world of wellness. How can you tell wellness fact from fiction? Which kinds of influencers should you follow? What is the science behind wellness? Can Alice find a type of wellness that works for her?

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Interesting

The subject needs more attention to the depth needed .It is more like an advertisement and should have had more information .

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Interesting coverage of a much hyped subject

Very nicely presented. The content and flow kept one engrossed. The narration is lively and there is this humour thrown in.

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work life balance is very well articulated

i only like the capter 4 5 6 more specific to work life balance and other aspect of well being.very well articulated that there is need to shift to the atitude about work and your self

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It changed my life

I truly enjoyed listening to it. It was an eye opener to know that how different people think about welness. It really made me think too. Now I know what I really want, and can better plan for my overall well being.

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Awesome. True wellness concepts. Be social.

Its a great book. I learned so much. Great insights into wellness concepts. Loved it. Thank you.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 27-11-19

Well done

As usual, Something Else Production gave us an interesting and versatile outlook of core principles, problems and views of modern idea of wellness

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  • Anna
  • 20-06-19

Interesting series

Ive listened to several of these podcast series since they came out, and I found something interesting in each of them. This one is no different. I love the references to various studies and how to quickly get a sense of their reliability. I also like the breadth of voices. The fact that Alice Fraser tells us that she used to be a lawyer some 50 times in this podcast quickly becomes super, super, SUPER annoying. (We know. You told us. Over and over again.)

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  • Kris Manchev
  • 20-02-19

Great intorduction to the concept of wellness!

The show was well constructed. I would love to have follow up series - i.e. Advanced Wellnes, etc...

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  • Pol E
  • 11-02-19

Brilliant

Informative and easy to listen to. Have listened twice already, only downloaded a few days ago. Thoroughly worth a listen

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  • SuperNatural Mama
  • 15-10-20

Excellent podcast

Raises some intetesting facts and studies, in addirion to exploring personal thoughts and views on the subject of wellness. The final Chapter especially raises expert driven concerns which relate especially strongly to everyone given cirumstances.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 12-10-20

informative and interesting

An engaging introductory look into the world of wellness that highlights the reality in comparison to myths , assumptions and preconceptions.

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  • Chrissie Ann
  • 11-09-20

Very good

It has given me a great basis to go forward with my understanding of my wellness and how to improve it.

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  • 14-08-20

not impressed

too non engaging and gripping. topics of discussion were not very likely to be favorite

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09-06-20

Brilliant insight.

Thoroughly enjoyed this podcast as it enlighted me on the much debated topic of Wellness. Alice Fraser was on point as usually. So 5 stars for me.

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  • AmazonAddict
  • 14-09-19

Fab. Really interesting

thoroughly enjoyed listening to it. thanks for taking the time and effort to make it

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  • Anonymous User
  • 14-10-19

Highly recommended

Excellent, very informative and enjoyable to listen to. I've been recommending this to friends and family aswell.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 14-07-19

Well being is more than doing pushups

Interesting look into well being as a whole - body, soul , environment , social etc without pushing products down your throat.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09-07-19

good listen

enjoying listening to this highlighting many things we kind of knee but are too scared to admit we all buy into the wellness world but what is it actually doing for us

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  • Carolyn McLaughlin
  • 09-03-19

Boring as

This was all about the wellness industry not how to get well. I was most disappointed.